John Riel Casimero

Blanco 09 Aug,2021

Facts of John Riel Casimero

Birth Name
John Riel Reponte Casimero
Famous Name
John Riel Casimero
Current City
Ormoc City, Leyte, Philippines
Servando Casimero Jr.
Jayson Casimero
Father Nationality
Mother Nationality
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Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$2 million- $5 million
Famous for
WBA Champion

John Riel Casemiro is a three-time weight world champion and professional Filipino boxer who has held the WBO Bantamweight title since 2019. He is also the two times light flyweight titleholder.

John is a born winner with a professional boxing record of a 30-4 win-loss ratio. Out of which, 21 wins came out of knockouts. He is nicknamed "Quadro Alas" which means Four Aces that symbolizes the abundance of good luck and good life.

Early Life

John Riel Casimero was born on February 13, 1990, in Ormoc City, Leyte, Philippines. His father is Servando Casimero Jr. He supported John back from his childhood.

Young CAPTION: Young John Riel Casimero posing with a title SOURCE: Ring News 24

John was an energetic and physically strong kid. His interest in boxing motivated him to try boxing as a professional.  Casimero started his professional journey on August 23, 2008.

Professional Boxing Career

The year 2008 was a great step forward for Casemiro's boxing journey. He had his professional debut against Rodel Quilation in which he won.

John defeated Liempetch Sor Veerapol in the next match to claim the WBA Asia Pacific Flyweight title. In addition to this, Casimero won the interim WBA Flyweight title after defeating Colombia's Cesar Canchila.

JohnJohn Riel Casemiro Champion SOURCE: Tapology

John fought many matches in the light flyweight division. He got into the Flyweight Division and knocked out Ruenroeng to become the Flyweight Champion.

Casimero fights now in Bantamweight Divison. He knocked out Zolani Tete to become the WBO Bantamweight Champion on 30 November 2019.

John Riel Casimero Net Worth and Career Earnings

Casimero has won against great champions in the respective division. The prize money he has earned from the fights exceeds $2 million.

Having a professional record of 30 wins out of 34 matches, he earned a handsome amount of money.  He earns a minimum of $50,000-$100,000 from every fight. 

The 32-year-old boxing great has a great fashion sense. He likes to wear clothes and shoes of the highest quality brands. He has his own sneakers collection too.


JohnJohn Riel Casimero in a great outfit posing in hotel roomSOURCE: Twitter@casimerojr

Riel is associated with big brands. The sponsorship sum amounts to his net worth.

The net worth of John Riel Casimero is estimated to be around $2 million- $5 million.

Relationship Status? Is John Riel divorced?

John Riel Casimero was married. Because of some issues, the couple decided to end their relationship. John and his ex-wife have two cute children. They are now in the custody of the mother.

JohnJohn Riel Casimero and Lovi Poe SOURCE: Twitter @thedeanquinito

In other words, John is divorced and lives alone. He now resides in Mandaue City, Cebu, and trains in IPI Gym. A few days back, John was seen with Lovi Poe, a famous Filipino actress. Many people were doubting that the two might have been dating. But, Lovi is already in a relationship with her British Boyfriend.

Manny Pacquaio - John Riel Casimero's Idol

Manny Pacquaio is one of the greatest boxers in the world. He is famous for his fight against Floyd Mayweather in which he lost by the slightest of margins.

JohnJohn Riel Casemiro with Manny Pacquaio SOURCE:

John's idol is none other than his Filipino countryman Manny Pacquaio- one of the greats.  Riel visits Manny often before big games. They share a great bonding with each other.

John Riel Casimero vs Guillermo Rigondeaux

John Riel Casimero vs Guillermo Rigondeaux is one of the most anticipated matches to be taken place on August 14, 2021, in Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California, US. John will be defending his WBO Bantamweight Title.

All the boxing fans around the world are waiting for this amazing fixture. They have a great rivalry against each other.


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